Direct the duties of Bohemian Rhapsody the Freddie Mercury film biopic, has been taken over by Eddie the Eagle Dexter Fletcher, after the dismissal of Bryan Singer.
The actor turned Bafta-nominated director was previously set to direct the Mercury from the movie only to leave the project in 2014.
20th Century Fox said that the production will resume next week.
Rami Malek will play the Queen of the singer in the movie.
It is planned to be released in December of 2018, as planned.
The troubled project has faced a series of setbacks since it was first announced in 2010.
Singer’s departure was confirmed this week, with a source attributing his departure to “a pattern of unreliable behavior on the set”.
The Usual Suspects director, said he was disappointed to leave the film, which he describes as “a passion project”.
In a statement issued through his lawyer, the Singer said that she had asked for time to deal with a “pressing” matter of family.
“Unfortunately, the study was not willing to accommodate me and terminated my services,” he continued.
The filming has taken place in the united kingdom, with Ben Hardy, Joe Mazzello and Gwilym starring Lee as the Queen of the other members.
Before moving on to directing, Fletcher was best known for his roles in Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels and the ITV Press release for the Band.
He made his debut as a director in 2011 with the drama of the city of Wild Bill, for which he was nominated for a Bafta Film Award, and he also directed Sunshine on Leith in 2013.
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